Summer Solistice – Seascape Nature Table by Monica Ashley Designs

Monica Ashley brings us a perfect picture of summer in the nature table scene above.   Who doesn't associate a bright seascape and its soothing blues and golden hues with images or memories of summer?  June 21, the Summer Solstice, is the longest day our world spends basking in the sun's light.  How will you celebrate ... Read More


Egg dying – fun family tradition for Spring

Would you like to dye eggs with your children?  Check out the Sonoma County Parenting Examiner article with your how to for recipes, intricate designs, and fun! Happy Easter!

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You can call me Auntie… welcoming the next generation brings family together

  This little angel flew down to earth a little over a week ago... While my sister and I brought to life three little vivacious boys, it took one of my little brothers to bring a precious baby girl to this world.  Gracie's coming gave me my first opportunity to give back to my siblings some of ... Read More